The Chatterley trial hinged on the disavowing or defending of ‘deviant’ sexual acts within the novel, making it a distinctly queer case.
Lust on Trial chronicles intensive efforts to purify American sexuality (1873-1915), and their epic failure.
New archival materials that broaden and complicate our understanding of Radclyffe Hall.
Surrounded by death, Civil War soldiers found pleasure and fraternity in sharing erotic pictures and prints.
Under the scrutiny of the British legal system, no work was safe from being deemed obscene.
My grandparents helped pave the way for virtual trysts.
Cleveland Street is an acknowledged milestone of London’s sexual past.